blepharoplasty love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Plastic surgery of the eyelids.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plastic surgery on the eyelid to improve vision or for cosmetic reasons.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In surgery, the operation of making a new eyelid from a piece of skin transplanted from an adjacent part.

Etymologies

From blepharon +‎ -plasty (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • When that didn't work, she said, the doctor recommended a surgical procedure called a blepharoplasty, which removes excess tissue and fat from the lid.

    msnbc.com: Top msnbc.com headlines

  • Facial cosmetic surgery known as blepharoplasty is a surgical procedure that repairs eyelid problems and are better known as eyelid lifts.

    MyLinkVault Newest Links

  • Eyelid surgery (technically called blepharoplasty) is a procedure to remove fat -- usually along with excess skin and muscle from the upper and lower eyelids.

    MyLinkVault Newest Links

  • Lovely George is said to have undergone an operation to remove his eye-bags - a procedure known as 'blepharoplasty'.

    WN.com - Articles related to Hollywood film stars banned from Twitter

  • Meanwhile, the virtues of a parade of familiar arms in the beauty arsenal are trumpeted: Retinoid creams, Botox, hyaluronic acid injections, brow-lifts, fractional ablative laser treatments, blepharoplasty and facelifts.

    Debra Ollivier: Age-Defying Oprah: Denial, Delusion or Dermabrasion?

  • The pressure to look bright-eyed, if not bushy tailed, saw blepharoplasty eyelid surgery becoming the second-most popular surgery for men and women combined, up 6.3% to 5,779.

    Cosmetic treatments up as Britons turn to surgeon's knife

  • A lifting and a blepharoplasty eyelid surgery helped her acquire a more youthful look and less crabby expression than she used to carry when she commanded the Presidential Staff Office during the Lula government.

    Ana Clara Costa: PHOTOS: See The New Brazilian President's Extreme Makeover

  • I clutched my shell and my drink and gave a halfhearted wave as she hustled over, all bright red lips and blepharoplasty, a new diamond solitaire trapped in the Grand Canyon of her cleavage.

    The Half Life

  • YUNE: We call one of the most common aging face procedures, upper and lower blepharoplasty, face-lift, lift and smile lines, that's just how the face ages.

    CNN Transcript Jan 2, 2010

  • And six, bruises after plastic surgery such as rhinoplasty (nose job) or blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) can leave a rust-colored stain under the eyes called hemosiderin.

    Simple Skin Beauty

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.